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  • Michigan State University

    The Highs and Lows of Scientific ResearchExternal link

    Scientists at the MSU-DOE Plant Research Lab discuss how their work with microbes and plant interactions can be unpredictable and take them in unexpected directions – a journey of failures and successes.

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  • University of Illinois at Chicago

    Researchers Peer Into Atom-Sized Tunnels in Hunt for Better BatteryExternal link

    A team led by a researcher at the University of Illinois at Chicago has used a special electron microscope with atomic-level resolution to show that certain large ions can hold the tunnels open so that the charge-carrying ions can enter and exit the electrode easily and quickly.

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  • Emory University

    Unlocking a Liver Receptor PuzzleExternal link

    Researchers from Emory University and Scripps Research Institute used X-ray crystallography at the Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory to further their study of how potential diabetes drugs interact with their target, the protein LRH-1.

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